Belleville Police Service responded to 48 calls for service from March 29, 2018 at 5 a.m. to March 30, 2018 at 5 a.m.
On the March 29 at 10:30 a.m., police took a report from a victim of a residential break and enter that occurred on March 28 that some of his stolen property was found at a local pawn shop. While on route to recover the items police received information from the pawn shop that the male who had sold them the stolen goods was back in the store but had just left again. Police located the male a short distance away. Investigation revealed that he was also on a recognizance to be in his residence with the exception of specific reasons. The 38-year-old Belleville residence was arrested and is being held for a bail hearing later today on charges of possession of stolen property and breach of his recognizance. Further investigation as to his involvement in the break and enter is continuing as well.
Shortly before noon on the March 28, 2018 police took a report of a domestic assault. As a result of the investigation police are now looking to arrest a 43-year-old Belleville male for assault. No serious injuries were sustained as a result of the assault. Names are not being released to protect the identity of the victim.
For the second night in a row police had two parties in cells overnight for public intoxication. On the March 29 police were called to a restaurant in the city’s north end when a 17-year-old Belleville male showed up to work intoxicated and became argumentative with the manager. The male was still on scene upon police arrival and was arrested for public intoxication. Later that same evening while on patrol, police came across a 61-year-old Belleville male on Bridge St. W. who was falling into traffic. He was also arrested for public intoxication and taken to police cells for the night. Both males were released with fines for public intoxication once they sobered up.